Historic Accommodation in Southern England

Visit awe-inspiring Stonehenge, wander among the Colleges, museums and shops of Oxford, or spend a weekend break in the beautiful New Forest. Explore Kent, the ‘Garden of England’, with its orchards, hops and vineyards. Visit magnificent Leeds Castle, Dover Castle, the Royal Pavilion at Brighton or perhaps the busy fishing port of Hastings with its atmospheric Old Town.

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Amberley Castle

Amberley Castle, nr. Arundel, West Sussex, BN18 9LT.

Feel like royalty with a luxurious break in this grand 900 year old castle hotel. With stylish spa bathrooms and a delightfully decadent restaurant, serving an eclectic menu of delectable dishes, this unique hotel offers a scenic spot second to none.

  • 11th Century

Bowlish House

Bowlish House, Shepton Mallet, Somerset, BA4 5JD.

This Grade II listed Georgian house features 6 en-suite bedrooms, a bar and restaurant, which serves a full English breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner. A short walk from Shepton Mallet town centre and a 15 minute drive from Wookey Hole Caves.

  • 18th Century

Horsted Place Country House Hotel

Horsted Place Hotel, Little Horsted, Uckfield, East Sussex, TN22 5TS.

With many of the bedrooms benefiting from views of the South Downs and the Sussex countryside, Horsted Place Hotel is a magnificent Victorian country house. There is an elegant candlelit restaurant serving modern English cuisine.

  • 19th Century

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Farnham House Hotel

Farnham House Hotel, Farnham, Surrey, GU10 5ER.

This delightful hotel is full of character and charm. It is situated in peaceful surroundings, and includes a tennis court. Good restaurant and bar, as well as lovely gardens to explore. Only three minutes from Farnham town centre.

  • 18th Century

The Seaview Hotel And Restaurant

The Seaview Hotel And Restaurant, Seaview, Isle of Wight, PO34 5EX.

Set by the sea in the heart of the small Edwardian resort of Seaview, the hotel offers a chic coastal getaway. For discerning foodies, the hotel’s award-winning restaurant serves British dishes made with produce from its own farm.

  • 20th Century

Alexander House Hotel

Alexander House Hotel, Turners Hill, East Grinstead, West Sussex, RH10 4QD.

On the borders of Sussex and Surrey, this luxurious 5-star boutique hotel and spa is just 6 miles from Gatwick. Set in rolling parkland, this 17th century former manor house now offers an extensive range of leisure facilities and a 3 rosette restaurant.

  • 17th Century

The White Hart

The White Hart, Stockbridge, Hampshire, SO20 6HF.

Set within the pretty village of Stockbridge, this former 15th century coaching Inn has been converted to provide modern, comfortable accommodation with character and many period features. The restaurant enjoys a reputation for good home-cooked food.

  • 15th Century

Chilworth Manor Hotel

Chilworth Manor, Chilworth, Southampton, Hampshire, SO16 7PT.

Within a few minutes drive from both the M3 and M27, this impressive manor house is set within 12 acres of lovely landscaped gardens. A recently opened health club features an indoor swimming pool. Within easy reach of Southampton.

  • 11th Century

Audleys Wood Hotel

Audleys Wood Hotel, Alton Road, Basingstoke, Hampshire, RG25 2JT.

Audleys Wood offers an irresistible range of bedrooms, ranging from ‘special occasion’ suites to superior double and garden rooms. Set in a magnificent Victorian manor house, hidden amongst seven acres of lush woodland and beautiful gardens.

  • 19th Century

The Cathedral Hotel

The Cathedral Hotel, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1 2AJ.

Offering contemporary style and comfort within the heart of historic Salisbury, this city centre hotel dates from the 1700’s. Just a short stroll from the famous St Mary’s Cathedral, a range of traditional English fayre food is served all day.

  • 18th Century

The Hambrough

The Hambrough, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, PO38 1SQ.

Set above Ventnor Harbour, the Hamborough offers seven boutique-style bedrooms, and fine dining overlooking the bay in an award-winning restaurant. The custom-designed rooms all feature satellite TV, espresso machine, with under-floor heated bathrooms.

  • 19th Century

Pelham House

Pelham House, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 1UW.

This beautiful listed townhouse dates from the 16th century and now offers award winning accommodation in the heart of historic Lewes. The 32 en-suite rooms are decorated in a contemporary style, whilst retaining many original features.

  • 16th Century

The Bannatyne Spa Hotel

The Bannatyne Spa Hotel, Hastings, East Sussex, TN38 8EA.

Originally built in 1719, the house was substantially remodelled in 1776 by General Sir James Murray, Governor of Quebec. Extensively modernised and refurbished by its current owner; Duncan Bannatyne, the hotel and health club sit in 38 acres of grounds.

  • 18th Century